abstractum

noun ab·strac·tum

Definition of abstractum

plural

abstracta

\-tə\
  1. :  an abstract entity (such as a universal, a relation, a class name) whiteness and virtue are abstracta —contrasted with concretum

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Origin and Etymology of abstractum

borrowed from Medieval Latin, neuter of abstractus 1abstract


First Known Use: 1728


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